Chief Nursing Officer

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Assunta Blackhall

(517) 667-1990

August 2, 2022

Dear Hiring Manager,

I am writing to apply for the position of Chief Nursing Officer at Mayo Clinic. I am a registered nurse with over 20 years of experience in nursing administration. I have a proven track record of improving patient outcomes and reducing costs. I am confident that I can provide the leadership needed to continue the excellent work of Mayo Clinic.

I have been working as a Chief Nursing Officer at Cleveland Clinic for over 10 years. In that time, I have helped to improve patient care and satisfaction by developing new initiatives and increasing communication between nurses and physicians. One of my proudest achievements was leading the charge in creating our Magnet Recognition Program which has now been nationally recognized 3 times.

As a Chief Nursing Officer, I have devoted my career to ensuring that nurses have the support they need to provide high-quality patient care. I am proud of my accomplishments in improving nurse retention and satisfaction, as well as reducing turnover rates. My experience has taught me how to effectively manage budgets and staff, while still maintaining excellent patient outcomes. In addition, I have developed strong relationships with key stakeholders within the healthcare industry which has resulted in better working conditions for our nurses.

Thank you for taking the time to read my cover letter. I am very excited about the opportunity to be the Chief Nursing Officer at Mayo Clinic. The company has a great reputation and I look forward to working with the team there.


Assunta Blackhall